Schedule of Events for 2016 

 
 
 

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THURSDAY, MARCH 17TH
 

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM-ST. PAT'S HEADQUARTERS OPEN HOUSE
At the St. Pat's Headquarters
Irish Coffee and Cookies - Public invited

4:30 PM - 7:00 PM - IRISH BAKED POTATO BAR
Potato, all the fixin's, desert & drink - $6.00
Multipurpose Senior Center

7:00 PM -  EMMETSBURG TALENT SHOW
High School Auditorium, $5

 
FRIDAY, MARCH 18TH
   
 

9:30 - 10:30 AM  Chamber Coffee
Come join us for coffee and a roll. 
Location:  St. Pat's Headquarters

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM - FISH FRY
VFW Hall, Public invited

5:30 PM- 10:00 PM - ST. PAT'S BEAN BAG TOURNAMENT
5:30 - Warm-Ups, 6:30 Tournament Starts.  Entry form under "forms" tab.  Located in St. Pat's Heated Tent at 10th & Broadway.  Must be 21 to enter. 

7:00 PM - JR. MISS PAGEANT & MISS SHAMROCK PAGEANT
Sponosored by St. Pat's Association
Public Invited
Hight School Auditorium
Admission $5 per person
 

 
SATURDAY, MARCH 19TH
 

6:00 AM - ST. PAT'S RIBS &WINGS CONTEST -Near St. Pat's Tent.  Turn in wings at 1:30 p.m. and 2:00 for ribs.

7:00 AM - ST. PAT'S CHILI COOK-OFF CONTEST - Cut start now. 
St. Pat's Heated Tent at 10th Street and Broadway.   Must be 21 to enter.

8:30 AM - O'ROUND THE LOCH SCHOLARSHIP RUN
Smith Wellness Center - sponsored by Iowa Lakes Community College & St. Pat's Association - 1/2 Marathon & Relay (13 miles) at 8:30, 10K at 8:40 a.m., 5K at 9:00 a.m., 1.7 mile Fun Run/Walk at 9:10 a.m. All races start and finish at the Smith Wellness Center.
www.iowalakes.edu/smith_wellness_center/oround_the_loch_run/

 
 

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM - KIDS ZONE
Free Will Offering
Location: Corrigan Hall                                                        Activities for children, including  Face Painting, Crafts (While Supplies Last), Photo Booth (Props will be be provided, please bring your own camera.), Minnow Races & Bouncing House.  Sponsored in part by Food Pride of Emmetsburg.  We will have a Donut Hole eating contest starting at 10:15.  This will be for any kids aged 5 - 10.  

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM - KIRACATURES BY KIRA
Free  Will Offering 
Location: Corrigan Hall
Sponsored by Palo Alto County Arts Council

 
 


 

 

 

 

 

 

10:45 AM-1:00 PM - IRISH STEW
Free Will Offering
Location: Multipurpose Senior Center                                 Sponsored by The Palo Alto County Democratic Party 

11:00 AM- CHAINSAW ARTIST- JEFF KLATT
Will be performing at the courthouse square prior to the parade.  There will be two pieces of artwork available by auction at the Fire Hall Gathering of the Clans at 6:00 p.m.

12:00 PM- CHILI COOK-OFF PUBLIC TASTING - Sample the chili while supplies last.  $5 Admission includes commemorative mug at St. Pat's HEATED TENT.  Must be 21 to enter tent. 


1:30 PM - FAMOUS ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE             
The parade will begin on Broadway and 16th Street and move North until Broadway and 8th Street.  The Brian Boru Bagpipers will be performing.

3:00 PM -SOCIAL GATHERING OF THE CLANS                Location: Emmetsburg Fire Station                                         Family and friends, young and old are invited to enjoy food and fellowship.

3:30 PM - MOVIE
Riviera Theatre 

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM - THE LANGER'S BALL
Irish Music Band , No Admission, Located in St. Pat's Heated Tent at 10th Street and Broadway.                                                                      

               SUNDAY, MARCH 20TH           

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM - ROTARY PANCAKE BREAKFAST            Location: V.F.W. $6 advanced tickets / $7 at the door.

12:00 PM- 3:00 PM - TRAP SHOOT             Location: Sportsman's Park                                 Contact Don Bruch.

                                                      




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